Mayo Senior Football Team v Tipperary

  • Aug 19,2016
Mayo are in an All Ireland semi-final for the sixth straight year when they face Tipperary on Sunday in Croke Park

Following a quarter final over Ulster champions Tyrone manager Stephen Rochford makes just one change to the team that started against Tyrone with Kevin Keane replacing Alan Dillon. Having made his debut back in 2005 this weekend will see Keith Higgins make his 50th championship start & 123rd Mayo appearance overall.

Mayo's last championship meeting with Tipperary was in 2002 in round 4 of the footballers qualifiers in Cusack Park, Ennis, a game which Mayo won 0-21 to 1-14.

The Mayo team for Sunday's semi final game against Tipperary in Croke Park at 3.30pm is:

1.   David Clarke (Ballina Stephenites)
2.   Brendan Harrison (Aghamore)
3.   Kevin Keane (Westport)
4.   Keith Higgins (Ballyhaunis)
5.   Lee Keegan (Westport)
6.   Colm Boyle (Davitts)
7.   Patrick Durcan (Castlebar Mitchels)
8.   Seamus O'Shea (Breaffy)
9.   Donal Vaughan (Ballinrobe)
10. Kevin McLoughlin (Knockmore)
11. Aidan O'Shea (Breaffy)
12. Diarmuid O'Connor (Ballintubber)
13. Jason Doherty (Burrishoole)
14. Andy Moran (Ballaghaderreen)
15. Cillian O'Connor (Ballintubber, captain).

Team Manager: Stephen Rochford.
Selectors: Donie Buckley, Tony McEntee & Sean Carey.